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Thirty of Utah’s Most Successful Women Honored During Annual Event

By Rachel Madison

May 23, 2014

Thirty women who are shaping Utah’s future with their ambition and hard work were honored Thursday during Utah Business’ annual 30 Women to Watch event. Each woman walked the red carpet to the stage to receive her award after a video presentation highlighted her achievements in both work and life.

Lelani Craig, president of CommGap International Language Services, said in her video portion that success is all about motivation and hard work.

“When you work hard and you go after your goals, you will find the motivation you need,” she said.

Ruth Green, senior vice president of operations at Primary Residential Mortgage, said in her video portion that over the years, she’s learned it’s important to always be courageous.

“Be willing to take responsibility, and you’ll be more comfortable making decisions and you’ll be confident,” she said.

Rikki Hrenko, CEO of Enefit Americal Oil, said for her, the most important thing she’s noticed in herself and those around her is how important it is to always stay engaged in whatever project you’re working on.

“Have a realistic understanding of what you bring to the table, and you’ll find success,” she said.

The 2014 30 Women to Watch honorees are:

  • Cammie Cable, vice president of human resources, CLEARLINK
  • Lelani Craig, president, CommGap International Language Services
  • Gina Duffy, founder and principal, SheShreds.co
  • Cheryl Lee Eberting, M.D., founder and CEO, CherylLeeMD Sensitive Skin Care and Alpine Dermatology & Laser
  • Nancy Ford, director of IT risk and information security, American Express; president, Ford Industries Inc.
  • Cynthia Abrea Gambill, owner, Remedez/Trey Ventures
  • Pam Gold, vice president of sales and account management, United Healthcare
  • Ruth Green, senior vice president of operations, Primary Residential Mortgage, Inc.
  • Jackie Grobstein, vice president of operations, Trusted Network Solutions, Inc.
  • Julie K. Hill, owner and designer, Layers Cake
  • Stormy Hill, M.D, OTR/L, owner and therapist, SensoryWorks LLC and Busy Bee Therapy Services LLC
  • Rikki Hrenko, CEO, Enefit American Oil
  • Lynda F. Jeppesen, senior vice president of human resources, Larry H. Miller Group of Companies/Miller Management Corporation
  • Apryll Killpack, president, Alpine Art & Frame, Inc.
  • Kristy Kimball, founder, Kimball Legal; CEO, Essa Global
  • Linda Linfield, director of consulting services, DecisionWise
  • Shauna D. Lupcho, CFA, CFO, Compax
  • Erin Mendenhall, policy director, Breathe Utah; Salt Lake City councilwoman, District 5
  • Tatiana Kireiev Miller, operations manager, Mark Miller Subaru
  • Geri Miller-Fox, director of adult probation and parole, Utah Department of Corrections
  • Jamie Morningstar, principal product manager, Mozy by EMC
  • Andrea J. Moss, executive vice president of operations and risk management, Zions Bank
  • Nicole Neumarker, chief technology officer, Alliance Health
  • Becca Taylor Rydman, co-founder, Lilac Clothing and Tummy Trimmer Denim
  • Pat K. Schneider, COO, Twinlab Corporation
  • Nikki J. Thon, partner and Utah tax department head, Eide Bailly LLP
  • DeLaina Tonks, director, Mountain Heights Academy
  • Elise “Lisi” Whitworth, managing partner, Satdaya LLC
  • Jessica Thompson Yurgaitis, vice president of sales and marketing, Industrial Supply Company
  • Heather Deason Zynczak, CMO, Domo

Read more about each of the 30 Women to Watch in the May issue of Utah Business magazine or online here.

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